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Cabinet has fifth crack at IT tender

Cabinet has opened another tender for the supply of the state treasury IT system, and has set a bid deadline for September 12.

The last attempt to grant the tender was cancelled by the Finance Ministry in May after the Public Procurement Office (ÚVO) accepted a complaint by Siemens Business Services (SBS) that they had been unfairly excluded from the final round of consideration.

May's decision was the fourth time SBS had successfully objected to their exclusion from tender proceedings. In all previous tender attempts, Hewlett Packard had been chosen as the winner.

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Voters don’t understand self-governing regions

Rules for regional elections change, which may bring some surprising victories.

One of the biggest fights is expected in Banská Bystrica Region.

Sagan rewrites history Video

Cyclist Peter Sagan becomes the first man to win three consecutive world championships. He allegedly did not expect it and was easy with the idea he would not win.

Ballet legend Sergei Polunin will be guest of SND

The world-renowned personality of contemporary ballet will present two choreographies at the Slovak National Theatre in September.

Sergei Polunin

Blog: Why did I come here?

A group of teachers and students from the Bratislava-based school gathered to support their friend, colleague, and fellow foreigner, as she had already tried four times just to get in the door of the foreign police.

Queue in front of the foreigners' police department in Bratislava.